Dr Craig Baguley

Lecturer - Electrical and Electronic Engineering

Phone: +64 9 921 9999 # 8725

Email: cbaguley@aut.ac.nz

Physical Address:

Auckland University of Technology
WZ Building, Level 4
34 St Paul Street
Auckland Central
Auckland

Postal Address:
Auckland University of Technology
School of Engineering, Computer and Mathematical Sciences
Private Bag 92006
Auckland 1142
Auckland

Qualifications:

PhD, ME, BE, NZCE

Memberships and Affiliations:

MIEEE 

Teaching Areas:

  • Power Electronic Systems
  • Power Systems

Research Areas:

  • Power electronic circuitry
  • Magnetic components design and application
  • Power systems in the Pacific Islands
  • Renewable energy 

Current Research Projects:

  • Magnetic materials used in power electronic applications
  • Induction heating systems
  • Site characterisation for tidal energy conversion in Tonga
  • High frequency characterisation of distribution transformers
  • Tracking techniques utilising electromagnetic fields and used for medical devices
  • Superconductor levitation systems

Publications:

Journal Publications

J. C. L. Mon, C. A. Baguley, G. Foo and T. Li, "A Rotational and Straight-Line Drive System for Vehicles Levitated Through Superconductor Flux Pinning," in IEEE Transactions on Applied Superconductivity, vol. 27, no. 4, pp. 1-5, June 2017

McLaren R, Joseph F, Baguley C, Taylor D. A review of e-textiles in neurological rehabilitation: How close are we? Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation. 2016

Twiname, R.P.; Thrimawithana, D.J.; Madawala, U.K.; Baguley, C.A., "A Dual-Active Bridge Topology With a Tuned CLC Network," in Power Electronics, IEEE Transactions on, vol.30, no.12, pp.6543-6550, Dec. 2015

Twiname, R.P.; Thrimawithana, D.J.; Madawala, U.K.; Baguley, C.A., "A New Resonant Bidirectional DC–DC Converter Topology," in Power Electronics, IEEE Transactions, vol.29, no.9, pp.4733-4740, Sept. 2014

C. A. Baguley, U. K. Madawala, B. Carsten and M. Nymand, "The Impact of Magnetomechanical Effects on Ferrite B–H Loop Shapes," in IEEE Transactions on Magnetics, vol. 48, no. 8, pp. 2284-2292, Aug. 2012

C. A. Baguley, U. K. Madawala and B. Carsten, "The Influence of Remanence on Magnetostrictive Vibration and Hysteresis in Mn-Zn Ferrite Cores," in IEEE Transactions on Magnetics, vol. 48, no. 5, pp. 1844-1850, May 2012

C. A. Baguley, U. K. Madawala and B. Carsten, "The Impact of Vibration Due to Magnetostriction on the Core Losses of Ferrite Toroidals Under DC Bias," in IEEE Transactions on Magnetics, vol. 47, no. 8, pp. 2022-2028, Aug. 2011

C. A. Baguley, U. K. Madawala and B. Carsten, "Unusual Effects Measured Under DC Bias Conditions on MnZn Ferrite Material," in IEEE Transactions on Magnetics, vol. 45, no. 9, pp. 3215-3222, Sept. 2009

C. A. Baguley and U. K. Madawala, "The Impact of Circuit Variables on the Starting Performance of Field-Aligned Starting," in IEEE Transactions on Industrial Electronics, vol. 56, no. 6, pp. 2067-2075, June 2009

C. A. Baguley and U. K. Madawala, "Analysis of self-calibrated field aligned starting (FAS) at mains connection," in IET Electric Power Applications, vol. 3, no. 5, pp. 422-430, September 2009

C. A. Baguley, U. K. Madawala and B. Carsten, "A New Technique for Measuring Ferrite Core Loss Under DC Bias Conditions," in IEEE Transactions on Magnetics, vol. 44, no. 11, pp. 4127-4130, Nov. 2008

C. A. Baguley, B. Carsten and U. K. Madawala, "The Effect of DC Bias Conditions on Ferrite Core Losses," in IEEE Transactions on Magnetics, vol. 44, no. 2, pp. 246-252, Feb. 2008

U. K. Madawala and C. A. Baguley, "Transient Modeling and Parameter Estimation of Field Aligned Starting," in IEEE Transactions on Energy Conversion, vol. 23, no. 1, pp. 15-24, March 2008


Conference Publications
A. Lin, B. Pearce, C. A. Baguley, A. Findlay, M. Findlay and M. Causley, "The design of a magnetic component to concentrate magnetic fields for localised induction heating," 2016 IEEE 2nd Annual Southern Power Electronics Conference (SPEC), Auckland, 2016, pp. 1-5

T. Ngo, G. Foo, C. Baguley, D. Mohan and Z. Xinan, "A novel direct torque control strategy for interior permanent magnet synchronous motors driven by a three-level simplified neutral point clamped inverter," 2016 IEEE Energy Conversion Congress and Exposition (ECCE), Milwaukee, WI, 2016, pp. 1-8

B. Nkom, A. P. R. Taylor, C. Baguley, B. C. Seet and T. T. Lie, "A unified approach to characterizing medium to low voltage powerline communication channels," 2016 IEEE International Conference on Power System Technology (POWERCON), Wollongong, NSW, 2016, pp. 1-6

T. Ngo, G. Foo and C. Baguley, "A predictive torque control strategy for interior permanent magnet synchronous motors driven by a three-level simplified neutral point clamped inverter," IECON 2016 - 42nd Annual Conference of the IEEE Industrial Electronics Society, Florence, 2016, pp. 2648-2653

Lei Zhao, D. J. Thrimawithana, U. K. Madawala and C. A. Baguley, "Performance optimization of LC bi-directional inductive power transfer system," 2015 IEEE 13th Brazilian Power Electronics Conference and 1st Southern Power Electronics Conference (COBEP/SPEC), Fortaleza, 2015, pp. 1-6.

R. P. Twiname, D. J. Thrimawithana, U. K. Madawala and C. Baguley, "A resonant bi-directional dc-dc converter," 2014 IEEE International Conference on Industrial Technology (ICIT), Busan, 2014, pp. 307-311

Twiname, R.; Malan, W.; Minogue, J.; Thrimawithana, D.J.; Madawala, U.K.; Baguley, C., "A novel dual active bridge topology with a tuned CLC network," in Industrial Technology (ICIT), 2014 IEEE International Conference no., pp.895-900, Feb. 26 2014-March 1 2014

Xue Liu; Baguley, C.A.; Madawala, U.K.; Thrimawithana, D.J., "A compact power converter for high current and low voltage applications," in Industrial Electronics Society, IECON 2013 - 39th Annual Conference of the IEEE, vol., no., pp.140-144, 10-13 Nov. 2013

C. A. Baguley, U. K. Madawala and B. Carsten, "The influence of temperature and core geometry on ferrite core losses under DC bias conditions," 2008 International Symposium on Power Electronics, Electrical Drives, Automation and Motion, Ischia, 2008, pp. 355-359

C. A. Baguley, U. K. Madawala and B. Carsten, "The influence of temperature and core geometry on ferrite core losses under DC bias conditions," 2008 International Symposium on Power Electronics, Electrical Drives, Automation and Motion, Ischia, 2008, pp. 355-359

C. A. Baguley and U. K. Madawala, "Investigations into Performance Aspects of Field Aligned Starting," 2007 IEEE International Electric Machines & Drives Conference, Antalya, 2007, pp. 1674-1679

C. A. Baguley and U. K. Madawala, "A Transient Analysis of Field Aligned Starting at Mains Connection," 2007 IEEE International Electric Machines & Drives Conference, Antalya, 2007, pp. 1252-1257

C. A. Baguley, U. K. Madawala and B. Carsten, "The influence of temperature and core geometry on ferrite core losses under DC bias conditions," 2008 International Symposium on Power Electronics, Electrical Drives, Automation and Motion, Ischia, 2008, pp. 355-359